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From: George Whillans <>
Subject: Re: [Whillans/Wealleans] Origin of the surname Whillans & homonyms
Date: Fri, 13 Jul 2012 17:55:00 +0100 (BST)
Hi Frank living as I do in this area Scottish Borders I was fascinated by your article especially when I have been to these places mentioned regularly.
Your article has certainly re-kindled an interest to find out more.
> From: Gilbert Murray <>
>Sent: Thursday, 12 July 2012, 13:37
>Subject: Re: [Whillans/Wealleans] Origin of the surname Whillans & homonyms
>A wonderful piece of extremely detailed research, Frank! I only wish there
>were some way for women's DNA to show the links. Maybe someday scientists
>will figure out a way. We are all one people! I've had so many letters
>from new cousins from my ancestors who went to Belize and back.
>On Behalf Of Whillans
>Sent: Thursday, July 12, 2012 1:09 AM
>Subject: [Whillans/Wealleans] Origin of the surname Whillans & homonyms
>Hi Rooters, I have just had a paper published on the origin of the surname
>Whillans & its homonyms which I think should interest you.
>You can find the published paper at
>and the full paper at
>I hope that this might interest you sufficiently for you to get involved, if
>you haven't done so already, with the Whillans Y-DNA Study (see below).
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